Tag: Middle Childhood

picky eating July 12, 2017

3 things parents shouldn’t worry about

Sometimes it helps to pick your parenting battles.

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Children

hydration for youth athletes June 20, 2017

Hydration for youth athletes: Keeping young athletes on the field

Know how much fluid young athletes need to stay hydrated during practice and games.

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Fitness

Advice to prevent ATV accidents May 22, 2017

Riders: Read this advice to prevent ATV accidents

ATV accidents jump as weather gets warm, and children are more prone to injuries. Here's why.

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Children Safety Teens

becoming foster parents May 12, 2017

The surprising reason to consider becoming a foster parent

This family's decision to take in foster children meant their own kids get less of everything -- but gain more.

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Children

introducing new dating partner May 11, 2017

Parenting: Adjusting to a new spouse

It can be tricky as a single parent to adjust to a new spouse, and help your children adjust, too. Here's advice from a woman who's navigated this with her family.

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Family

spring container gardening combinations April 21, 2017

Spring container gardening: an easy way to add veggies to your diet

Container gardening is a great way to get fresh veggies into your meals and teach kids about healthy choices.

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Children

loss of a pet April 19, 2017

Helping your children through the loss of a pet

Six ways to help children cope with the loss of a pet.

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Children

Know the warning signs of child abuse April 10, 2017

How to spot the warning signs of child abuse

Trust your instincts and take action if you suspect child abuse.

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Caregivers Children Infants & Toddlers Prevention Teens

support April 3, 2017

Childhood cancer: how it’s different than for adults

The nature of childhood cancer is different than adult cancer, and so is the approach to treatment.

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Cancer Caregivers Children